UNITED POULTRY CONCERNS ACTION ALERT

Please join our protest at the
Delmarva Chicken Festival Of Death
When:Saturday, June 16, 2001
Where: Cypress Park in Pocomoke, Md, Eastern Shore
Time: Noon to 4 PM

The festival, held every year in June by the Eastern Shore's poultry industry, celebrates an economy based on misery, abuse, and slaughtering of birds. Please join our 10th year protesting this event. We need you and the chickens need you.

Pocomoke City is located between routes 13 and 113 in Worcester County Md, within minutes of Crisfield and Ocean City, Md and Chincoteague, Va.

Directions to Cypress Park: Coming from the Delaware Bridge, stay on highway 13 South for about 2 hours. You will pass Maryland towns called Salisbury, Fruitland, and Princess Anne. The next town is Pocomoke. Follow signs to the parking areas designated for the festival.

Traveling North on Route 13: Turn left at the stoplight at McDonald's onto Linden Avenue. Go straight till you come to a bend in the road and bear to your right. Go straight to Front Street. You'll see a Cypress Park Sign on the left. Make a right into the park.

Traveling South on Route 13: Turn right at Dividing Creek Road (before Pocomoke Bridge). Make a left at the arrow and go over the old bridge. Make a left onto Front Street and drive straight to the park.

Traveling on 50 West: Go to Route 113, then turn South to Route 13 to Pocomoke.

Traveling on 50 East from the Washington Beltway: When you get to Salisbury, Md, go through the town and go right onto Route 13 South (the big green sign says 13 Norfolk) to Pocomoke (about 35 minutes south of Salisbury).

DC Activists Need a Ride? Meet at the Grosvenor Metro Station in Rockville, MD at 8:30 AM. From 495, take the MD Rte 355 exit. Follow Rte. 355 North. At the first light, take a right onto Tuckerman Lane to the Grosvenor Metro.

We Hope To See You There. For more information contact Karen Davis at 757-678-7875 or Franklin Wade at 301-564-9164 or Franklin@UPC-online.org.


United Poultry Concerns, Inc.
PO Box 150
Machipongo, VA 23405-0150
757-678-7875
FAX: 757-678-5070
www.UPC-online.org

(Protest the Delmarva Chicken Festival Of Death - June 16, 2001)